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Sandusky Maritime Museum

125 Meigs St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2834
+1 419-624-0274
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Great little museum

Had a great time seeing the museum again. They had different things to see from our last time. We... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
ronna1954
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Bowling Green, Ohio
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Excellent day trip for kids

This museum was a daytrip for my homeschooled kids. It's small, clean, well-maintained, and full of... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Shopfox
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Wooster, Ohio
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125 Meigs St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2834
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great time seeing the museum again. They had different things to see from our last time. We enjoyed it a lot.

Thank ronna1954
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

This museum was a daytrip for my homeschooled kids. It's small, clean, well-maintained, and full of interesting displays. My parents went along for the trip and had a great time too. Staff was very, very kind. The bathrooms were clean and the entire facility was...More

2  Thank Shopfox
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

It was a.nice break from the cedar point. It very interesting to see the history of the area! It was well worth the drive to see!

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

A Very Nice Museum! self guided, but nicely laid out! Lots of displays of past Nautical adventures. A good section on Pirates, for the young at heart. Don't miss the boats out back, they are pretty awesome.

1  Thank Melissa A
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

The objects made for interesting photos. There was an educational presentation when we arrived, which made the visit more interesting. Lots of reading and listening to recordings. The history of slavery and underground railroad gave a lot of insight into the local history, as did...More

Thank Laura B
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent small museum. Lots of Great Lakes related items. Friendly staff. We became members. Lots of parking. Located on the lakeshore next to the Sandusky Sailing Basin

Thank Randy K
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

There is lots of history of the area in this museum. Be sure to see the movie. This would be a great place not only for adults but also for children. There are lots of hands on activities and interactive games on computers.

Thank Juliann M
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Overall it was a neat place but very small. It was a cool reminder of the nautical history of Lake Erie.

Thank kevinoR732BY
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

This museum contained a lot of history of the area and especially its relationship to Lake Erie. There was also some information on the Underground Railroad which was in the area.

Thank Judy S
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

We stopped in on a rainy day to see all of the interesting items. The museum is on one floor and is able to be viewed by everyone. An interesting hands on activity is trying to cut the ice with a saw! Our granddaughter had...More

Thank Diana H
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